Upgrade to new kernel stops wpa

Pedro Ramalhais ramalhais
Mon Oct 3 01:12:33 PDT 2005

M?rten Thomasson wrote:
> Hello all. I recently upgraded my kernel from a Fedora-specific 2.6.12... to
> a kernel.
> After this, I cannot get a link with my AP. Everything worked perfectly in
> the 2.6.12 kernel. I used to first bring up the eth0 card with "ifconfig
> eth0 up", then I started the WPA-supplicant with:
> "sudo wpa_supplicant -B -i eth0 -c /etc/wpa_supplicant.conf -D ipw -w -dd"
> Then I did "ifup eth0" and I was up and running.
> Now, all goes well up to the point of "ifup eth0", where no link can be
> established.
> I tried to reinstall the wpa-supplicant, but I get the same error.
> If I boot on the old kernel, no problem...
> Any ideas, anyone??
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use -Dwext instead of -Dipw

Pedro Ramalhais

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